Top two in UK for quality of published work

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World-leading staff, an active and international student community, and an exceptionally diverse range of modules makes Sheffield one of the world’s most exciting places to study philosophy.

Philosophy PhD Studentship on 'Climate Ethics and Enhanced Weathering'

The Department are inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship in Philosophy, as part of the Leverhulme Centre for Climate Change Mitigation at the University of Sheffield.

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Studying at Sheffield means extraordinary experiences and achieving more than you ever thought possible. Visit us on an open day and see for yourself why our students love Sheffield.

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Engaged Philosophy at Sheffield

Engaged philosophy aims to shed light on complex aspects of our existence and help change the world for the better.

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Flexible study

We offer students a range of flexible study options. Undergraduate courses have no core modules so you can design your own degree.

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Research

We have wide-ranging research interests with leading authorities in areas including feminism, German idealism, philosophy of psychology and metaphysics.

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Working together

Partnerships enhance our research and inspire our students. Our Hang Seng Centre for Cognitive Studies and our Philosophy in the City outreach programme thrive on collaboration.

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